Summer Subway Art

Here’s a fun Subway Art my friend and I made for summer. We made it back with the 4th of July one, I just forgot to post it! 
These are pretty easy to make. First get a 12×12 piece of plywood. Lowes or HD will cut it down for free. Then paint it your desired color. Looking back I probably would’ve done a little lighter color on the dots (so you could see the vinyl better)…but I still think it turned out cute!

If you have vinyl lay it on (my friend has a vinyl machine, but you could print this on a cricut if you have the software to hook it up to your computer)…or you could write words on your plaque…or trace.. many options! 
Put it in a stand & enjoy the summer!!
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  1. Jenglamgirl posted on July 19, 2010 at 8:32 am (#
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    HOW ADORABLE IS THIS, love it! Jenn

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  2. Steph posted on July 19, 2010 at 9:22 am (#
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    Such a cute take on subway art!

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  3. Beth posted on July 19, 2010 at 9:39 am (#
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    Love that, so cute!

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  4. Carrie @ Dittle Dattle posted on July 19, 2010 at 9:39 am (#
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    So cute! Wish I came up with the idea… ha ha

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  5. Britney Jean posted on July 19, 2010 at 9:41 am (#
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    you make the cutest things ever. i'm so jealous :)

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  6. Tara posted on July 19, 2010 at 9:52 am (#
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    How did you do the vinyl? Mainly, did you make it or buy it somewhere?

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  7. Mauri posted on July 19, 2010 at 9:57 am (#
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    That is adorable!

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  8. Denise Marie posted on July 19, 2010 at 10:18 am (#
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    super cute. I thought you just found that as a cute piece of paper.

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  9. Jenglamgirl posted on July 19, 2010 at 10:19 am (#
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    P.S. I would love your support, won't you show this darling summer plaque off at my first link party today! Thanks Jenn

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  10. Allison posted on July 19, 2010 at 10:25 am (#
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    SO CUTE!

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  11. sportzmom posted on July 19, 2010 at 10:52 am (#
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    That is really, really cute! I must get a vinyl machine! The possibilities are endless!

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  12. Hattie posted on July 19, 2010 at 11:30 am (#
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    That's a great idea. Love the colors!!!

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  13. Amanda @ Serenity Now posted on July 19, 2010 at 1:45 pm (#
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    That is precious!!! I love the nice summery colors. :) Great project. Visiting from Craft-O-Maniac's party. :)

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  14. Mine for the Making posted on July 19, 2010 at 2:25 pm (#
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    SO cute!!!!

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  15. Ashlee @ I'm Topsy Turvy posted on July 19, 2010 at 4:50 pm (#
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    This turned out super cute! What a great idea, and new twist! I'd love it if you'd join my tuesday link party (tomorrow)! http://imtopsyturvy.com

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  16. Leslie posted on July 19, 2010 at 6:34 pm (#
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    how pretty!!! great idea.

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  17. JHill posted on July 20, 2010 at 7:41 am (#
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    Thanks for linking up to the Mad Skills party!

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  18. Amanda posted on July 20, 2010 at 2:24 pm (#
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    I just wanted to stop by and let you know that I linked to this post today from the new Home & Garden channel at Craft Gossip. :) My hope is to share many of the fabulous projects I see everyday with the vast CG audience. I hope you will not only stop by and subscribe to CG, but will tell your friends about the new category! Hope you see some traffic from it!

    Your feature will appear in the main Craft Gossip RSS feed, on the main home page and can be found directly here
    http://homeandgarden.craftgossip.com/subway-art-round-up/

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  19. Lolly Jane posted on July 20, 2010 at 4:24 pm (#
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    found ya from allthingzrelated…very cute! :)

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  20. Amber posted on July 21, 2010 at 9:15 am (#
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    I really like the idea of doing a 12×12 Thanks!

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  21. Kaysi posted on July 22, 2010 at 12:18 pm (#
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    What a fun sign, I love all the fun words and colors!

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  22. Helena posted on July 23, 2010 at 7:20 am (#
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    Those colors are awesome! I am loving this sign.

    Thank you for participating in the Therapy Session with Life in the Pitts!

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  23. Maryann @ Domestically-Speaking posted on July 23, 2010 at 12:47 pm (#
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    That is adorable! I'm putting your in the Spotlight at the PoPP on Saturday.

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  24. Chic Creations posted on July 23, 2010 at 8:29 pm (#
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    Cute, cute subway art project. Love it. Thanks for sharing

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  25. Paula posted on July 24, 2010 at 5:34 am (#
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    I love it! I'm visiting from Social Parade Follow. I already follow you.

    http://www.onemomscorneroftheworld.
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  26. Nana's Fun Stuff posted on July 24, 2010 at 10:41 am (#
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    This turned out so cute!! So summery ~ love it!

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  27. Kat @ Black Kats Design posted on July 26, 2010 at 9:52 am (#
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    I love it. I wish I could play with vinyl!

    I’m having a new link party “Cheap Thrills Thursday” starting the 29th. It’s for creative ideas that cost under $20. If you have a project you’d like to share, I’d love for you to stop by and join in!
    Kat
    http://www.BlackKatsDesign.blogspot.com

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  28. Jen @ Life with Jen and Ronnie posted on August 3, 2010 at 6:48 am (#
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    Over here from TDC and this is adorable! Love it!

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  29. Lindsay posted on March 23, 2012 at 6:46 am (#
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    I am making this for my new beach bathroom and was wondering where you got the fonts for this? I love the “summer” font and the “sandals”. Awesome job, I hope mine looks as good as yours!

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